Congresswoman Edwards' Announcement

Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards of Fort Washington represents Maryland’s 4th Congressional District comprising portions of Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties. She was sworn in as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives in the 110th Congress in June 2008, and began her first full-term in the 111th Congress in 2009.

Edwards Statement Commemorating Memorial Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 22, 2015   Contact: Chris Schloesser/Marc Rehmann (202) 225-8699   Edwards Statement Commemorating Memorial Day  Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) issued the following statement to commemorate Memorial Day, observed on May 25, 2015. “This weekend...

MEDIA ADVISORY – Edwards to Host 2015 Job Fair

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 28, 2015   Contact: Dan Weber (202) 225-8699   **MEDIA ADVISORY**   Edwards to Host 2015 Job Fair Washington, D.C. – On Wednesday, September 9, 2015, Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) will host her 2015 Job Fair.  Employers from...

Edwards, USDA, and PGCPS Highlight Initiative to Increase Schools’ Ability to Provide Healthy Meals...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, 2015   Contact: Dan Weber (202) 225-8699   Edwards, USDA, and PGCPS Highlight Initiative to Increase Schools’ Ability to Provide Healthy Meals to Students Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)...

Edwards Hosts Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Roundtable

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 27, 2015   Contact: Dan Weber (202) 225-8699     Edwards Hosts Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Roundtable   Washington, DC –Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-04) today hosted a Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Roundtable discussion with representatives from...

Edwards Statement on Passage of Continuing Resolution to Avoid Federal Government Shutdown

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 28, 2016 CONTACT Yasmine Evans, 202-225-8699 Edwards Statement on Passage of Continuing Resolution to Avoid Federal Government Shutdown Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) issued the following statement regarding the Senate Amendment to H.R. 5325,...

Edwards Statement Opposing the Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act, Highlighting Its Negative...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 23, 2015   Contact: Dan Weber (202) 225-8699     Edwards Statement Opposing the Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act, Highlighting Its Negative Impact on Combating Domestic Violence   Washington, DC – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) issued...

Edwards Statement Commemorating Mother’s Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2015   Contact: Chris Schloesser/Marc Rehmann (202) 225-8699   Edwards Statement Commemorating Mother’s Day Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) released the following statement to commemorate Mother’s Day, observed on May 10, 2015. “Mother’s Day...

Edwards Statement on 21st Century Cures Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 10, 2015   Contact: Chris Schloesser/Marc Rehmann (202) 225-8699   Edwards Statement on 21st Century Cures Act Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) today issued the following statement regarding her vote on H.R. 6, the...

Edwards Statement Commemorating Memorial Day 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 27, 2016 CONTACT Yasmine Evans (Edwards)--202-225-8699 Edwards Statement Commemorating Memorial Day 2016    “On this 147th observance of Memorial Day, I hope you and your family will join me in commemorating the sacrifice of America’s service members,...

Edwards Statement on Passing of Former Maryland Governor Marvin Mandel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2015   Contact: Dan Weber (202) 225-8699   Edwards Statement on Passing of Former Maryland Governor Marvin Mandel   Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) issued the following statement on the passing of former Maryland...

Edwards Joins National Capitol Congressional Delegation Demanding Immediate Action Following New NTSB Report on...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 9, 2015   Contact: Chris Schloesser/Marc Rehmann (202) 225-8699   Edwards Joins National Capitol Congressional Delegation Demanding Immediate Action Following New NTSB Report on WMATA  Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD-4) joined Sens. Barbara...

Edwards Denounces Proposed Bill to Restrict School Meals Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 20, 2016 CONTACT Yasmine Evans (Edwards)--202-225-8699 Edwards Denounces Proposed Bill to Restrict School Meals Program Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards released the following statement addressing a draft child nutrition reauthorization bill which would severely...

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